Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment

Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment

Media Coverage

Hundreds of great white sharks are congregating in the Pacific and researchers don’t know why »

June 20, 2018

Scientists like Barbara Block try to figure out why great white sharks are all migrating to what's known as the White Shark Cafe.

By Corinne Purtill, Quartz

Studies show groundwater holding own against drilling boom »

June 18, 2018

Robert Jackson comments on new study.

By Michael Rubinkam, WDTN

Sea Level Rise Threatens Billions in Coastal Real Estate by 2045, Study Says »

June 18, 2018

Deborah Sivas comments on a new study looking into climate change-driven sea level rise that could threaten some home across the U.S.

By Jennifer Dorroh, Climate Liability News

Toxic Trap: Groundwater Overpumping Boosts Arsenic in California Aquifer »

June 14, 2018

Study by Rosemary Knight is mentioned.

By Tara Lohan, Water Deeply

Climate change is moving fish around faster than laws can handle, study says »

June 14, 2018

Angee Doerr from the Center for Oceans Solutions is mentioned

By Kate Furby, The Washington Post

When AI can help build intelligent weather models »

June 12, 2018

Mentions report by Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment

By Swathi Moorthy, The Hindu Business Line

Digital management tool to improve fishing efficiency »

June 10, 2018

Larry Crowder lead developer of EcoCast comments of the satellite fishing software.

By Tim Sandle, Digital Journal

PG&E May Face Criminal Charges After Probe of Deadly Wildfires »

June 9, 2018

Michael Wara comments on the PG&E involvement and aftermath in the California wildfires.

By Mark Chediak and Pamela A Maclean, Bloomberg

Oceana Launches New Science Advisors Initiative for its Campaign to Save the Oceans and Feed the World »

June 8, 2018

Rosamond Naylor is named as one of the Oceana Science Advisors.

By Oceana, Yuba Net

Cost plunges for capturing carbon dioxide from the air »

June 7, 2018

Chris Field comments on a recent study looking into the decreasing costs of carbon capturing calling it "real progress."

By Robert F. Service, Science Mag

Too much pumping gets arsenic into drinking water »

June 6, 2018

study co-authored by Scott Fendorf is mentioned.

By Josie Garthwaite, Fururity

Overpumping of Central Valley groundwater has side effect: too much arsenic »

June 5, 2018

Scott Fendorf co-authors study looking into the heavy use of groundwater to nourish farmers in Central Valley.

By Kurtis Alexander, San Francisco Chronicle

It’s Wildfire Season in California, and Utilities Want to Tamp Down Their Liability »

June 4, 2018

Michael Wara is quoted on the aftermath of the recent California wildfires and who the burden of responsibility lies on.

By Sophie Quinton, Pew Trusts

Large shark spotted swimming off coast of Pacifica »

June 1, 2018

Barbara Block is quoted on the shark warning in the Bay Area.

ABC 7 News

How Virtual Reality Could Pave The Way To A More Sustainable Future »

June 1, 2018

Jeremy Bailenson talks about virtual reality and its possibilities.

By Emma Loewe, MBG Planet

As Storms Worsen, Many Coastal States Aren't Prepared »

June 1, 2018

Noah Diffenbaugh comments on the frequency of extreme weather events as we head into June, the month of the Atlantic hurricane season.

By Elizabeth Daigneau, Governing

Fishing for Sustainability »

May 30, 2018

Larry Crowder comments on a new software program to safer fishing.

By Tony Pallone, Electronics 360

Great White Sharks Have A Secret 'Cafe,' And They Led Scientists Right To It »

May 28, 2018

Barbara Block comments on White Shark migration to Baja California in Mexico, a location known as the "White shark Cafe."

By Merrit Kennedy, Capital Public Radio

Coverage: Q&A with Stanford epidemiologist and Nipah expert Stephen Luby on New Virus Outbreak  »

May 25, 2018

A recent outbreak of Nipah in South India has renewed interest in the virus, which has a mortality rate of up to 70 percent and has no vaccine or cure. Stephen Luby explains risk factors and potential interventions.

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